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spelling bee

a spelling competition won by the individual or team spelling the greatest number of words correctly; spelldown.
Origin of spelling bee
1870-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Below are the links that will take you to the spelling bee words for each grade level.
  • For her representation of her community and state as a spelling bee champion.
British Dictionary definitions for spelling bee

spelling bee

a contest in which players are required to spell words according to orthographic conventions
Word Origin
C19: from bee²
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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